Puri: Tension prevailed in Nua Sahi area near Nabakalebar road under Talabania police limits in Puri district today after a newly married woman was found dead at inlaws’ house and her family alleged that she had been murdered.
The deceased identified as Subhasmita Mohanty had been married to Kalu Behera of the same area three months ago after being in an affair for long.
The death came to fore after some neighbours found the victim lying unconscious at her house this morning and rang up police. Her husband was found missing from the spot.
Police rushed the body for autopsy after reaching the spot later and started an investigation.
Meanwhile, the family members of the deceased have claimed that she was being tortured by her husband and he might have a role in her death.